Senior Product Designer

  • Intelletec
  • Aug 30, 2020
Permanent

Job Description

Our client based in Toronto is a rapidly expanding interactive video platforms who are on a remarkable trajectory and have become the largest premium generated content platform in the global digital ecosystem. Due to rapid demand, they are seeking a Senior Product Designer to join their team in Toronto.

As a Senior Designer, you will help to grow audience reach at an exponential pace and you will help to bring a visual concept to life across multiple platforms.

​In this role, you will work collaboratively and build iteratively with a multidisciplinary team of software engineers, product managers, content strategists, user researchers, marketers, and more. You bring strong front-end development expertise and enjoy a fast-paced, sprint-oriented environment.

Responsibilities
  • Partner with Product Management, Engineering, and other global team​s to visualize, develop, and implement meaningful product concepts, creation tools, prototypes, and process optimization across the web, web apps, TV apps, and mobile
  • Drive the design process and facilitate to the finish line; this includes understanding product and design challenges, ideating on information architecture solutions, prototyping, testing various iterations, and managing design handoffs to other stakeholders
  • Assess, build, and measure the performance for the current business-facing web-based dashboard designs and other business-facing platform services
  • Drive continuous research and development to effectively serve as an advocate for product design and the voice of the user experience in strategic product design decisions
  • Conduct design QA and acceptance testing for product releases

Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in a related discipline
  • 5+ years ​of progressive experience as a Product Designer for a mix of consumer-facing web and mobile technologies and B2B
  • Advanced knowledge of product design R&D, UX, information architecture, and technical front-end development
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presenting, influencing) and able to effectively articulate to various technical and non-technical audiences
  • Team-oriented and thrives in a collaborative, flat start-up environment where rapid prototyping and design sprints are the norm
  • Can lead with creativity but measure and iterate through data insights
  • Exceptional project management skills and the ability to track product design progress and initiatives
  • Knowledge and passion for the industry